On the December 20 edition of "The New York Times Close Up," guest host Patrick Healy talks with City Comptroller Scott Stringer about negotiations to settle the civil lawsuit filed by the family of Eric Garner.
Times Senior Editor Dana Canedy discusses her personal essay in last week's Times Sunday Review, entitled, "The Talk: After Ferguson, a Shaded Conversation about Race," about a conversation with her young son, Jordan.
Times Theater reporters, critics and editors discuss their favorite moments in the theater this year, the subject of an article in this week’s Arts and Leisure section.
Times Book Review Editor Pamela Paul assesses the year's best books, with the bonus of her new book, "By the Book," which compiles exchanges and essays by writers on other writers.
And the New York Times Reporters Roundtable convenes.
Produced in association with The New York Times, The New York Times Close Up gives viewers an inside preview of the most compelling reports from Sunday's Times, with the correspondents who filed the stories.
The show is hosted by New York Times Urban Affairs Correspondent Sam Roberts, and features Times reporters, columnists and editors examining the week's top New York City stories.
The hour-long program airs each Saturday at 10 p.m. and repeats each Sunday at 10 a.m.